Converting and Filling

A closer look at Pollard Boxes' “unique” concertina design for the teapigs 2019 Advent calendar, packed with 24 different tea varieties. Read more

ACG Group has introduced a portfolio of next-generation production, packaging and inspection machinery Read more

GN Thermoforming introduces its new high-speed GN580 thermoformer at K 2019, featuring high levels of automation, remote operation, energy recovery system and integrated diagnostics, in a reduced overall footprint Read more

Brückner Group presents its vision for of circularity and digitisation and pushing the technological limits of plastic packaging at K 2019 Read more

UFlex Limited has launched a packaging solution called ‘Asepto Eye’, a ripple concave lens and single lens technology that gives 3-D effects on aseptic packs. Read more

The market for glass bottles is estimated to continually thrive over the next few years. This especially holds true for the beer market but also for other categories, such as water, juices and carbonated soft drinks (CSD). Read more

At K2019, CMD demonstrated its world-class converting technology for drawtape-style trash bags on easy-to-dispense rolls. Read more

"Sustainable products" is one of the three main topics of the machinery builder W&H at K 2019. W&H is showing a whole spectrum of example products that are either fully recyclable or contain shares of recycled material. Read more

The company will showcase various technologies, from drying to temperature control, from traceability of the raw materials to solutions for industry 4.0, to provide complete turnkey solutions. Read more

Nissei ASB Machine Co., Ltd. is exhibiting at the K2019 exhibition (Hall 14 / B38) in Düsseldorf, Germany. At the show, the company is showing its recently introduced "Zero Coolong molding process. Read more

Trade in bulk and industrial products tends to be invisible and intangible to wider society, and this perhaps explains the lack of media attention to its environmental impacts relative to those of consumer packaged goods. Read more

With e-commerce continuing to grow year on year, along with ever-changing customer requirements, Automated Packaging Systems has launched the the Autobag® 600™ and Autobag® 650™. Read more

MMC Packaging Equipment, a Tekni-Plex business, will be highlighting its new high-speed (up to 2,400 parts per minute) closure slitting and band folding machine at K 2019, October 16-23, Dusseldorf, Germany, Hall 13 / C73. Read more

At FachPack, Weber showcased a packaging machine designed for meats and cheeses applications which the company says features high output performance, quality as well as ease of operation and servicing. Read more

Innovation is usually perceived as being related to an additional feature on an existing product or service, or a totally new conception on a part or an industrial equipment. Read more

The key unifying theme of FachPack 2019 is of course ‘Environmentally friendly packaging’, but this covers a huge diversity of topics from across the entire packaging supply chain. Read more

We talk to SN Maschinenbau, Germany, about their combined technology to run fully recyclable packaging material without speed limitations - nominated in the 'Machinery' category. Read more

On 6th November, BOBST will be holding its very own Packaging Masterclass at its headquarters near Lausanne, Switzerland, to help brand owners get up to speed on the latest technologies, processes and applications available for packaging. Read more

Paul Stoudmann discusses BOBST’s pioneering MASTERCLASS concept: a day of high-level and hands-on packaging education for brand owners and designers Read more

The new Zünd press cutting tool – PCT, designed for processing corrugated cardboard – is 'taking cut quality and throughput to the next level'. Read more

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Coca-Cola talks sustainability

Joe Franses of Coca-Cola European Partners chats to Tim Sykes about the different approaches the iconic brand is taking to eliminate packaging waste and reduce environmental footprints

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